Athletics

Gymnast Melanie Coleman Succumbs to Injuries After Horrific Fall

Tragedy struck a Southern Connecticut State University as a gymnast, Melanie Coleman died after a…

Inside the Two-Hour Marathon – How the Impossible was Achieved

History was made on 12th October, when Kenyan Eliud Kipchoge achieved a feat that many…

Eliud Kipchoge

Eliud Kipchoge Becomes the First In the World To Run A Marathon In Under 2 Hours

Kenya’s Eliud Kipchoge made history after he became the first man to finish a marathon…

Zach Bitter Destroys the World Record in 100 Mile Race

Long-distance runner and American record holder, Zach Bitter, once again found himself in the record…

Marathon Runner Dies After Being Struck by Lightning

In a tragic turn of events, a marathon runner was struck by lightning while competing…

Paris and Los Angeles announced as Olympic Hosts

The International Olympic Committee (IOC), on Thursday, confirmed Paris and Los Angeles as the hosts…

Sardar Singh, Devendra Jhajharia to be Honoured with Rajiv Gandhi Khel Ratna

For the 2017 Rajiv Gandhi Khel Ratna, two names have been recommended for the prestigious…

Indian Para Athletes Shine in World Para Athletics Championship

The World Para Athletics Championship kicked off on the 14th of July and so far,…

Sundar Singh Gurjar clinches India’s first gold at the World Para Athletics Championships

Sundar Singh Gurjar successfully bagged the first medal for India at the World Para Athletics…

Indian Athletes shine at the Asian Athletics Championships: Winners Slideshow

India finished on the top of the medals tally at the Asian Athletics Championships ahead…

India Tops Medal Tally in Asian Athletics Championships 2017

The Asian Athletics Championships 2017 concluded on Sunday in Bhubaneswar with the hosts winning a…

Asian Athletics Championships: Sudha Singh’s gold helps India stay ahead of China

Indian athletes secured a total of 5 medals at the third day of the Asian…

India retain Top Position at the Asian Athletics Championships on Day 2

Hosts India managed to retain their top position at the medals tally after a strong…

Manpreet Kaur, Govindan Laxmanan flair the Indian flag at the Asian Athletics Championships

Hailing from Punjab, Manpreet Kaur helped India to gain its first gold at the Asian…

Mohammad Anas breaks National record, qualifies for World Championships

Mohammad Anas broke his own national record of 45.4 seconds in the Men’s 400m finals…

Twitterati Bolts out After Usain Bolt wins 100m Race,The Fastest Man Alive

Jamaican Usain Bolt became the first athlete to win three Olympic 100m titles by beating…

Yogeshwar Dutt furious over appointment of Salman Khan as Ambassador

For years now, India has produced athletes that have made the country proud from their…

Interview: Athletics body must be rebuilt – former world champion

WINSTON-SALEM, North Carolina (Reuters) – Athletics’ crisis-hit governing body needs to be completely restructured, but…

Allyson Felix

Felix can go for Rio double after schedule change

REUTERS – American sprinter Allyson Felix will get a rare chance to win gold in…

Russia

Interview – Too late for Russia to be ready for Rio – Tygart

By Gene Cherry (Reuters) – Russia’s track and field athletes should not be allowed to…

Cultural revolution needed to rebuild reputation – Hansen

LONDON (Reuters) – European Athletics president Svein Arne Hansen believes a “cultural revolution” is needed…

IAAF Doping

IAAF under fire as more Russian doping allegations surface

LONDON (Reuters) – Athletics’ governing body came under renewed fire on Tuesday following disclosures that…

World champion Lovchev banned over doping test

MOSCOW (Reuters) – World champion Alexei Lovchev of Russia has been suspended for failing a…

U.S. Olympic chiefs back WADA testing takeover

(Reuters) – An International Olympic Committee plan to hand over all drug testing to the…

Italy chiefs say doping scandal is procedural mix up

ROME (Reuters) – Italy’s top athletics authorities on Thursday defended 26 athletes at the centre…

Barry Steenkamp

Steenkamp’s father “relieved” after Pistorius found guilty

JOHANNESBURG (Reuters) – The father of slain model Reeva Steenkamp said on Thursday he felt…

Eric Leach Oscar Pistorius

Pistorius family to be guided by lawyers on next steps

PRETORIA (Reuters) – The family of South Africa’s “Blade Runner” Oscar Pistorius said it would…

Oscar Pistorius

FACTBOX – The trial of “Blade Runner” Oscar Pistorius

(Reuters) – South Africa’s Supreme Court found on Thursday that track star Oscar Pistorius was…

Oscar Pistorius

‘Blade Runner’ Pistorius found guilty of murder on appeal

By Zandi Shabalala BLOEMFONTEIN (Reuters) – South Africa’s “Blade Runner” Oscar Pistorius was found guilty…

Oscar Pistorius

Pistorius could return to jail with appeal ruling this week

JOHANNESBURG (Reuters) – South Africa’s Oscar Pistorius will find out if he will return to…